The Flu spreads across the United States

Ahmed Ali, Opinion Editor

February 9, 2018

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The flu season has been stronger than anticipated as the current strain of influenza is more potent than that of previous years. In California, about 100 people have already passed away due to the symptoms this flu brings on, wi...

A letter to my high school self: Ms. Groscost

Delaney Gibbs, Chief of Staff

December 7, 2017

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Deary Tiffany, First, RELAX! You need to stop worrying so much: about college, about work, about the future, about boys, about what other people think...it all works out. Be kinder than you think you should be. So many people...

Getting to Know: Mr. Ahart

Grace Gooneratne, Copy Editor

December 7, 2017

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John Ahart has spent the last twenty plus years as one of Hart’s most beloved science teachers. A combination of motivation and hard work led Mr. Ahart to his job at Hart High. He grew up in the farming community of Alcester,...

Saudi-led coalition leads to the isolation of Yemen

Janny Oh, Backpage Editor

December 7, 2017

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Saudi Arabia’s blockade of entry points to Yemen has put the country into a famine that could starve millions, said top relief official of the United Nations. While Saudi Arabia promises that the measure is temporary, all...

Innocent lives are at risk in Myanmar refugee crisis

Ahmed Ali, Opinion Editor

December 7, 2017

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In the secluded nation of Myanmar, also known as Burma, Rohingya Muslims have been targeted, persecuted, and forced away from their homes. The Rohingya people are just one minority group in this majority Buddhist nation, howev...

The Festival of Trees

The Festival of Trees

December 7, 2017

Students’ acts of charity

Kathryn Supple, Copy Editor

December 7, 2017

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As a part of Mrs. Bae’s Honors Human Anatomy class, students can raise money for cancer research by hosting or creating an event, fundraiser or donating as an opportunity for extra credit. This project originated when a stude...

Tensions skyrocket with the North Korean regime

Mai Chiamthamachinda, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

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September 23, tensions arose once President of the United States, Donald Trump, tweeted, "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man, they won't be around much longer." ...

Senior Advice

Delaney Gibbs, Chief of Staff

December 6, 2017

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Dear Indians, Let me start by introducing myself. I am Delaney Gibbs, varsity girls’ volleyball player, Chief of Staff of The Smoke Signal and Hart High senior.  Knowing that this is my senior year means that the week of Decemb...

Immigration

Olivia Reschke, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

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     Immigration is a complicated and sensitive topic. There are several different forms of immigration, but we will only be talking about the two major ones.      First, there is a work permit for immigration. A work pe...

Police Protocol

Olivia Reschke, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

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     Police protocol is very important. In honor of the Las Vegas shooting and everyone that was injured or sadly even killed,  I hope that this article will better prepare you if an event like this ever happens again. First,...

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